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Chance and Necessity
Chance and Necessity
Sean B. Carroll | Nov 1, 2013
War and justice brought together two of the greatest minds of the 20th century, a scientist and a writer.
Speaking of Science
Speaking of Science
The Scientist Staff | Nov 1, 2013
November 2013's selection of notable quotes
Contributors
Contributors
Abby Olena | Nov 1, 2013
Meet some of the people featured in the November 2013 issue of The Scientist.
2013 Life Sciences Salary Survey
2013 Life Sciences Salary Survey
Chris Palmer and Kate Yandell | Nov 1, 2013
The Scientist opened up its annual Salary Survey to our international readers for the first time, revealing stark differences between average pay in the U.S., Europe, and the rest of the world.
Opinion: Academic Waste
Opinion: Academic Waste
Linda Feighery | Oct 17, 2013
From funding to publishing, academic research needlessly burns through time and money.
Book Excerpt from <em>Evolution and Medicine</em>
Book Excerpt from Evolution and Medicine
Robert Perlman | Oct 1, 2013
In Chapter 11, “Man-made diseases,” author Robert Perlman describes how socioeconomic health disparities arise in hierarchical societies.
Capsule Reviews
Capsule Reviews
Bob Grant | Oct 1, 2013
Perv, Behind the Shock Machine, The Gaia Hypothesis, and Life at the Speed of Light
Bonding in the Lab
Bonding in the Lab
Kate Yandell | Oct 1, 2013
How to make your lab less like a factory and more like a family
Speaking of Science
Speaking of Science
The Scientist Staff | Oct 1, 2013
October 2013's selection of notable quotes
The Price of DNA IDs
The Price of DNA IDs
Jef Akst | Sep 16, 2013
Following natural disasters or violent political turmoil, DNA science can help identify victims. But what if a country can’t afford the technology?